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long runnoun [S]

uk   us   also long term
a long period of time: We are optimistic about the long term.a long run of sth There are imbalances in our expansion that could bring the long run of strong growth and low inflation to a close.for the long run The company sacrificed profits in the short term to win customers for the long run.
in/over the long run
over a long period into the future: In the long run, this strategy can only make the economy more efficient.

long-runadjective [before noun]

uk   us  
continuing to exist or have an effect for a long period of time: long-run growth/inflation/potential Spending on public services helps long-run economic growth. Consumer confidence is well above its long-run average. long-run performance/results/returns
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